Tres Leches Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Tres Leches Cake recipe? Learn how to make Tres Leches Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by soaraway

Makes 24 servings



Umm... really unhealthy... but my mom likes it :)

Recipe Ingredients for Tres Leches Cake

5 eggs
1 teaspoon baking powder
2 cups white sugar
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1/2 cup unsalted butter
2 cups milk
14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
12 fluid ounces evaporated milk
1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Recipe Directions for Tres Leches Cake

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour one 9x13 inch baking pan.

  2. Sift flour and baking powder together and set aside.

  3. Cream butter or margarine and 1 cup of the sugar together until fluffy. Add eggs and 1/2 teaspoon of the vanilla extract, beat well.

  4. Add the flour mixture to the butter or margarine mixture 2 tablespoons at a time, mix until well blended. Pour batter into prepared pan.

  5. Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 30 minutes. Pierce cake several times with a fork.

  6. Combine the whole milk, evaporated milk, and condensed milk together. Pour over the top of the cooled cake.

  7. Whip whipping cream, 1 teaspoon vanilla, and 1 cup of the sugar together until thick. Spread over the top of cake. Be sure and keep cake refrigerated, enjoy!

Categories

Dessert, Vegetarian, Kosher

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 99.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
251
Calories from Fat
95
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.6g
16%
Saturated Fat
6.3g
32%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
71mg
24%
Sodium
89mg
4%
Potassium
189mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
34.5g
11%
Dietary Fiber
0.2g
1%
Sugars
28.3g
Protein
5.2g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 13% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Low in sodium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • Very high in sugar
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